Elections

Elections for Mayor and council members are held in even numbered years in the city. Candidates for these offices must be a qualified voter in the State of Minnesota and must be 21 years of age on the date he or she would take office. Upon filing an affidavit with the City Clerk and payment of the filing fee, the name of the candidate will be placed on the official ballot without partisan designation. The City of Andover is divided into 10 voting precincts. The polling places are:
  • Precinct 1: Hope Lutheran Church
    16180 Round Lake Blvd. NW
    Andover, MN 55304
  • Precinct 2: Grace Lutheran Church
    13655 Round Lake Blvd. NW
    Andover, MN 55304
  • Precinct 3: Riverdale Assembly of God Church
    3210 Bunker Lake Blvd. NW
    Andover, MN 55304
  • Precinct 4: Crooked Lake Elementary School
    2939 Bunker Lake Blvd. NW
    Andover, MN 55304
  • Precinct 5: Andover Christian Church
    16045 Nightingale St. NW
    Andover, MN 55304
  • Precinct 6: Prairie Oak Community Church
    1657 161st Ave. NW
    Andover, MN 55304
  • Precinct 7: Andover Community Center
    15200 Hanson Blvd. NW
    Andover, MN 55304
  • Precinct 8: Andover Community Center
    15200 Hanson Blvd. NW
    Andover, MN 55304
  • Precinct 9: Bunker Hills Activity Center
    550 Bunker Lake Blvd. NW
    Andover, MN 55304
  • Precinct 10: Andover Elementary School
    14950 Hanson Blvd. NW
    Andover, MN 55304

Election 2016: Absentee Ballot Services
Anoka County residents who are unable to go to their polling place on General Election Day may cast an absentee ballot by mail or in person during the 46 days prior to the election.  

Voters who prefer to cast their absentee ballot in person may vote at the city hall of the city in which they reside during regular office hours. In person absentee balloting will also be available at city hall on the Saturday prior to the election from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. and until 5 p.m. the day before the election.   


The absentee balloting period for the November 8th General Election, will take place between Friday, September 23rd and Monday, November 7th.   

Voters who wish to vote absentee by mail can download the absentee ballot application any time at
www.anokacounty.us/absenteevoting. Voters also can call 763-323-5275 to have an absentee ballot application sent to them. 

Anoka County will continue to offer both in person and mail absentee balloting services to any Anoka County resident during the absentee balloting period noted above.  Anoka County’s Election Office is open weekdays from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. the Saturday before the election; and until 5 p.m. the day before the election.

 For more information about elections and voter registration, go to
www.anokacounty.us/elections.

Learning Where to Vote & What is Needed


If you are unsure which precinct you are in, check the Minnesota Polling Place Finder. Voter registration cards are available at City Hall or from the Elections Department at the Anoka County Government Center

The Office of the Secretary of State has developed a Caucus Finder that can direct voters to their caucus location, Caucus Finder.
 

Registration 


Election day registration is permitted with proper identification. Learn what precinct you will vote in with the Andover precinct map (PDF).